Anatomic findings that are commonly misinterpreted as pathologic entitiesMajor Michael T. Gardner, USAF, DC, Lieutenant Commander Brenda L. Nelson, DC, USN, and Commander James T. Castle, DC, USNIntroductionToday, more so than at any other time, the dental professionalfaces an ever increasing emphasis on a thorough clinical examinationof each patient. As a result, the dentist is often confrontedwith a decision to biopsy a lesion exhibiting marginalindicators for a biopsy procedure. In order to... Topics: Biopsy, Dentists, anatomy
Principles of oral biopsy: part IILieutenant Gretchen Folk, DC, USN, Captain Duane Schafer, DC, USN, Commander David Bitonti, DC, USN, and Commander James Castle, DC, USNTypes of biopsy and indicationsThe four major types of biopsy routinely used in and around the oral cavity are cytology, aspiration biopsy, incisional biopsy, and excisional biopsy. Topics: Biopsy, Diagnosis, Differential
Principles of oral biopsy: part ILieutenant Gretchen Folk, DC, USN, Captain Duane Schafer, DC, USN, Commander David Bitonti, DC, USN, and Commander James Castle, DC, USNPatient examinationOral lesions must be identified and appropriately characterized so that specific therapy, if warranted, can be initiated, leading to resolution of the lesion. When a lesion is detected, several steps should be undertaken to aid in the formation of a differential diagnosis. These steps include reviewing the... Topics: Biopsy, Diagnosis, Differential
Biopsy Tissue Submission GuidelinesMajor Heather Olmo, DC, USA, Lieutenant Commander Laura Carle, DC,USN, Captain Robert D. Foss, DC, USN and Captain Paul Shick, DC, USNIntroductionIn the practice of modern medicine it is imperative that an accurate diagnosis be obtained. A biopsy, which is defined as the removal of tissue from a living body for diagnostic study, is the gold standard and an integral part of the diagnostic process. It is the key tool in establishing a definitive diagnosis... Topics: Biopsy, Fine-Needle, Cytodiagnosis
Biopsy guidance systems dominated the overall market in terms of share at over 40% in 2013. Growing demand for user friendly, relatively smaller and semi-automatically operated devices and the introduction of technological advancements such as robotic guidance systems are some of the major factors attributing to its large share.More Information @ http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/biopsy-devices-industry Topics: #Biopsy Devices, #Healthcare, #Biopsy, #Pathology, #Surgical procedures, #GrandViewResearch
ViziLite Plus and OralCDx Oral cancer detection aids: to use or not to useLieutenant Colonel David C. Flint, DC, USA and Captain James T. Castle, DC, USNIntroductionOral cancer, most commonly presenting as a form of squamous cell carcinoma, continues to be a worrisome disease in the United States, with oral cancer mortality rates not significantly improved in the last 40 years. More than 30,000 people will receive a diagnosis of oral cancer this year and only 58% of those will survive 5 years.... Topics: Biopsy, Carcinoma, Squamous Cell, Early Detection of Cancer, Mouth Neoplasms
Medgenics Inc - MDGN - reported that it has received notice of âIntention to Grantâ from the European Patent Office for the patent application entitled âUSE OF DERMAL MICRO ORGANS,â with allowed claims covering a core element of its Biopump protein therapy technology. This follows Similar U.S. Patent for Biopump Protein Therapy Technology and Expands Medgenicsâ Intellectual Property Portfolio. Medgenics is developing and commercializing Biopump, a proprietary tissue-based platform... Topics: Amex:MDGN, Anemia, Biopump, european patent office, hemophilia, Hepatitis C, MDGN, Medgenics, skin...
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring how NASA scientists are using space technology to fight cancer by using a new device called a Smart Probe. Topics: NASA Destination Tomorrow, Smart Probe, Early Detection, Breast Cancer, Technology, Malignant,... Source: http://nasa.ibiblio.org/details.php?videoid=6340&start=0&subject=Science
Learn Why Screening Mammography May Be Increasing the Early Detection of Breast Cancer but Not Responsible for the Reduction in Breast Cancer Deaths, andâ¦.Some Good News from the DEFEATCancer Program! Kirk Hamilton interviews Dr. Archie Bleyer, MD, an oncologist and Medical Advisor to the St. Charles Regional Cancer Center in Bend, Oregon and director of the DEFEAT Cancer Program, a year-round survivorship empowerment program for cancer survivors and their caregivers focusing on nutrition,... Topics: mammography, breast cancer, American Cacer Society, biopsy, mastectomy, chemotherapy, radiation,...
Learn How To Get a Correct Breast Cancer Diagnosis; The Best Treatment; and What are the Best Breast Cancer Screening Methods. Kirk Hamilton interviews Dr. Michael Lagios an nationally recognized breast pathologist and medical director of The Breast Cancer Consultation Service. The goal of these consultations personally delivered by Dr. Lagios is to give each client a thorough review of their original diagnostic materials (i.e. pathology slides, original mammograms and localization studies,... Topic: mammography, breast cancer, biopsy, mastectomy, chemotherapy, radiation, Michael Lagios MD, Breast... Source: http://prescription2000.com
Learn About Effective Alternatives To Treating Prostate Cancer, The Best of Traditional Approaches and One Man's Passion To Educate Others. Kirk Hamilton interviews Peter Starr producer, director and writer on his personal journey with prostate cancer and his current documentary interviewing physicians, researchers and patients world-wide on less invasive and alternative approaches to prostate cancer assessment and treatment, and dealing with this condition as a controllable, if not reversible... Topics: Staying Healthy Today, Kirk Hamilton, Prescription 2000 Inc, Prescription2000.com, Prostate Cancer,... Source: http://prescription2000.com/
Learn the Connection Between Prostatitis and Prostate Cancer and How To Prevent, Diagnose and Treat Prostate Diseases With The Latest Medical Technology and Nutrition Science. Kirk Hamilton interviews Dr. Ronald Wheeler a urologist and medical director of the Diagnostic Center for DiseaseTM in Sarasota, Florida specializing in the prevention, early detection and treatment of diseases of the prostate using diet, nutrition and lifestyle along with the latest in medical technology including... Topics: Staying Healthy Today, Kirk Hamilton, Prescription 2000 Inc, Prescription2000.com, Ronald Wheeler,... Source: http://prescription2000.com/
Learn How To Live Fully and Treat Prostate Cancer As A Chronic Disease - One Oncologist's Approach. Kirk Hamilton interviews Dr. Mark Scholz, internist, oncologist and medical director of Prostate Oncology Specialists Inc. in Marina del Rey, CA.. Dr. Scholz places great emphasis on early detection and "active surveillance" of prostate cancer using less invasive medical therapies when appropriate, along with diet, supplements, exercise and spirit-mind/body practices. Dr. Scholz spends... Topics: Staying Healthy Today, Kirk Hamilton, Prescription 2000 Inc, Prescription2000.com, Prostate... Source: http://prescription2000.com/
NASA Destination Tomorrow Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing NASA's new Helios aircraft that is remotely piloted to fly at high altitudes. The segment explains how the Helios is a type of satellite to collect a variety of information in the atmosphere. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the history of the Gemini project that was instrumental in getting man to the moon. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing how NASA... Topics: NASA Destination Tomorrow, Helios, Pilot, Atmosphere, Satellite, Solar, Altitudes, Ultralite... Source: http://nasa.ibiblio.org/details.php?videoid=6336&start=0&subject=Science